Hello ladies! Does anyone have a light coat they love to wear to work? I live in Atlanta so I don’t need anything too heavy, but I don’t want to wear my north face to the client... tia!
That moment when you notice that the COO of an agency involved with your project for some specific avtivities uses his Gmail for work
Rolled offa Project after 3/4months. Told dt role doesn’t seem to be a fit by RL. Meanwhile I am 110% on another project & have received top ratings from both d Director & Partner. What to expect?
Sent project to Sr on Wednesday and he sends me comments back at 5pm on Saturday and wants me to take care of it tonight. I literally laughed out loud.
Are you still working remotely or have you gone back to traveling to client sites? Is it frustrating traveling to be on site when key client resources are remote several days a week?
How do you convince a client who doesn’t want to put money and time on research to do an in-depth research and consumer study? Ive explained the importance in order to have a strategy that actually works, but still no, I am stuck here.
On a project doing a lot of the communication, PowerPoints and helping out with the deliverables. But how do I get the technical experience is it just through experience and osmosis?
Worst client you've ever worked for? I know we have had these threads before but having a particularly bad night and misery loves company!
God damn MD on the project keeps saying he wants the numbers 80/20, but he really wants them 100%.
Meant to post my latest project! It’s a table that expands from 8’ (or 14’) up to 22’. Here’s a few photos so far
Decided that I’m leaving audit today. Trying to understand the full range of opportunities in forensics. Will have my CPA and CFE. So far, I understand that there are client-serving firms like FTI and then the B4 will have forensics arms as well. What are some other forensic accounting roles? Pros and cons? Better than audit? Honestly just looking to learn anything.
Does anyone feel uncomfortable wearing their engagement ring to their client site?! 🙇🏼♀️
If a CD assigns more creatives to a project than there are budgeted billable hours, is that squarely on him/her or is Account also culpable?
Staff on new project. I feel like I'm an afterthought/not valued. There's a Senior that I've been doing work for.He says I do great work, but I'm rarely cc'ed on emails from mgr/sr mg or asked (cont.)
The scenes in zootopia with the sloths at the DMV: exactly how my client is. https://youtu.be/0oMbwWqceNw
Dear flight attendants: thank you for indulging our alcohol binge drinking after an intense week at the client. Love, consultants everywhere, every Thursday night.
My current client doesn’t do video meetings so I decided to get braids for a guy’s weekend (ima a dude)…but now I’m back from the weekend and I have an internal happy hour this Thursday. Should I: 1) Take them out and attend 2) Leave them in and attend 3) Leave them in and don’t attend
Why is it FAANG and not FAAMG? M for Microsoft? Is Netflix really move powerful/clout than Microsoft
Hey there! I’m looking into a move from academia to industry. Higher education is a hot mess and my job has no formal growth opportunities. I am not paid competitively for my role or location. Plus, we just got our first raise in 8 years! It was about 2%. I feel like my passion is no longer serving me and the future I want to pursue. Tips for making the switch? I just had my final interview for an IFS research position at PwC.
Got let go today. Re-structuring. There less than 3 months. They are offering me 1 week severance. Thoughts?
How many points for a fire alarm causing everyone to evacuate the building for an hour at 1am?
Many in my MBA program are hyper grade focused. Do grades matter that much post MBA for future job opps at all? My approach has been to balance academics with relationship building and practicing exec presence and for me, pivoting to a new industry
Any current or X-BCG Platinion folks willing to help me out? I’ve never gone through a case interview. Everything online is business focused and I was told my interviews would be IT. Willing to pay for your time. Thanks so much in advance!
Anyone take CFE?
Offered C position in Deloitte for Chicago.have 5 yrs of Sap experience as well as graduated with MS from top 20 schools.SAP certified as well.What’s a good salary range for this position?
Has anyone opened a new FF account just to get a new status match? Silly that I singed up for one two years ago just to get status for 3 month -.-
Damnit Obama. Delaying my flight out of ORD.
When does the CBS MBA program start?
What is skadden corporate law like for women? Is it true that it has a boys locker room culture? Are associates expected to attend all the social events?
PWC SDC/AC or IBM which is good interms of learning, WLB,Hikes and other benifits? Got offers from both and package is also almost same,but ibm offered more joining bonus compared with PWC. Thanks in advance for your inputs
When you sign up on bonvoy credit card, does the 15 elite nights get credited when you get approved and sign up for the card? Or after you spend the $x amount to earn the benefits?
This is so unbelievably sad hearing it’s one of our own who was battling the virus both for pts and for herself. For the sake of all of us we should recognize the impact this virus is having on our mental health as well. It made me think about about how we need to support one another and talk things out during this tough time. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/27/nyregion/new-york-city-doctor-suicide-coronavirus.html
Have an interview with an AI company next week. Role is in sales. Recruiter suggested i read Prediction Machines since I have a very introductory knowledge of AI/ML. Since there’s limited time, what short books or podcasts/videos would you all recommend in lieu of prediction machines?
Hi, any inside of a typical salary for a team leader of midsized quant teams -around 30 people?
Anyone applied or worked at McAfee? Would like some background or info on what’s company is like and comp package beyond base. Have a 1st round next week for a Strategic and Biz Dev role.
Gearing up towards salary negotiations, I've got 2 YOE and 66.668$ TC as a consultant with no benefits. My role description has changed quite a bit since I started and I'm now the only colleague with a qualified QA degree in my team. I am considering putting forward a proposal of a 25-30% increase to match my role as QA lead, is this to bold?
How many people here are leveraging multiple income streams to achieve FIRE? Would be curious to know what those other streams are and the biggest lessons you’ve learned so far.
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